Historical Events In April - 01
Wednesday, 20 January 2021
1864 On April - 01 marie Jungius, Dutch fairy tale writer
1865 Baie du Ha! Ha! Quebec, the first Canadian April Fools' Day on record celebrated by British troops and Canadian militia at Fort Poisson d'Avril on this day in history.
1865 Battle of 5 Forks, signalling end of Lee's army on April - 01.
1865 On this day in history -9] Battle at Blakely Alabama
1865 On April - 01 richard Zsigmondy, Germany, chemist (Nobel-1925)
1866 On April - 01 uS Congress rejects presidential veto gives all equal rights in US
1866 Ferruccio D M B Busoni, Italy, pianist/composer/conductor (Arlecchino) on April - 01.
1866 On this day in history aime Ambroise Simon Leborne, composer, dies at 98
1867 Blacks vote in municipal election in Tuscumbia, Alabama on April - 01.
1867 On April - 01 international Exhibition opens in Paris
1868 On this day in history hampton Institute opens
1868 The birth of Edmond Rostand, French author on April - 01.
1868 The Canadian Government fixes a uniform first class postal rate of three cents; establishes Post Office Savings Bank on April - 01.
1868 On this day in history edmond Rostand, France, poet/playwright (Cyrano de Bergerac)
1869 Peter A Egge, Norwegian writer (De Droom) on April - 01.
1869 On this day in history anthony G O Ridder van Rappard, Min of Reformed Worship, dies at 69
1870 On this day in history patrick Gass sgt of Lewis &Clark Expedition, dies at 98
1870 On April - 01 patrick Gass, sgt of Lewis & Clark Expedition, dies at 98
1871 On this day in history f Melius Christiansen, composer
1872 On April - 01 1st edition of The Standard
1872 On April - 01 tadeusz Joteyko, composer
1873 British White Star steamship Atlantic sinks off Nova Scotia, 547 die on this day in history.
1873 The birth of Sergei Rachmaninov, Russian composer on April - 01.
1873 Sergei Rachmaninoff, Novgorod Russia, composer (Prelude in C# Minor) on this day in history.
1875 The Times of London becomes the first newspaper to print a daily weather chart on April - 01.
1875 Edgar Wallace, England, novelist/playwright/journalist (Terror) on April - 01.
1876 On this day in history 1st official NL baseball game (Boston-6, Phila-5)
1878 On this day in history carl Sternheim, German playwright (Hyperion/Tabula Rasa)
1878 On April - 01 eugene Gautier, composer, dies at 56
1881 Anti-Jewish riots in Jerusalem on April - 01.
1883 On April - 01 the birth of Lon Chaney, American actor
1883 Aleksander V Aleksandrov, Russian composer/conductor on this day in history.
1884 On April - 01 laurette Taylor, [Helen LM Cooney], US actress (Broadway)
1885 Clementine Ogilvy Spencer-Churchill (Hozier), British barones on April - 01.